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Portland named as recruiting center for al-Shabaab terrorists

PORTLAND, Maine (NEWS CENTER) -- A leading American expert on terrorism says Al-Shabaab has attempted to recruit people in Maine.

6:46 PM, Sep 22, 2013

Fryeburg Fair kicks off for 163rd year

FRYEBURG, Maine (AP) - Maine's biggest agricultural fair kicks off Sunday with the promise of more than 3,000 animals, harness racing, pig scrambles, scores of food booths, exhibition halls and a midway with more than 50 rides.

10:37 PM, Sep 29, 2013

Pumpkin Regatta wraps up Damariscotta Pumpkinfest

DAMARISCOTTA, Maine (NECN) -- As the name suggests, Pumpkinfest in Damariscotta celebrates all things pumpkin.

3:37 PM, Oct 14, 2013

Maine Heirloom Apples Being Saved

Palermo, Maine (NEWS CENTER)-- John Bunker is no Johnny Appleseed.  He's much more knowledgeable and scientific as he locates, collects and conserves the heirloom apple varieties of Maine.

10:58 AM, Oct 15, 2012

Shiloh Pepin Dies

PORTLAND (NEWS CENTER) -- A young girl from Kennebunk with a rare deformity has died. Shiloh Pepin was born with a deformity known as sirenomelia or "mermaid syndrome", where the legs are fused together.

5:10 PM, Oct 23, 2009

Ask the expert: Oil burner vs. electric water heater

...which option is more affordable?  

4:58 PM, Jan 14, 2013

Cindy Williams, Anchor

Cindy Williams has been anchoring NEWS CENTER's evening newscasts since 1989.

10:41 AM, Aug 13, 2013

Pepin's legacy continues, one year after her death

KENNEBUNKPORT, Maine (NEWS CENTER) -- It's been almost a year since Shiloh Pepin, the Mainer with Mermaid Syndrome, died at the age of 10.

2:25 PM, Oct 12, 2010

Sharon Rose Vaznis, Anchor

"We take our work seriously. But we don't take ourselves seriously ." That's how Sharon Rose Vaznis describes her role as part of the highly rated NEWS CENTER Morning Report team

7:47 AM, Sep 11, 2013
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